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In a weird marketing tie-in with the release of Thomas Pynchon on ebooks, a not-so-secret postal system dubbed the Trystero has been set up. Two hundred locations, on the eastern and western seaboards as well as Chicago.
I don’t buy any of it incidentally. You know as well as i that the Byzantines and Crusaders robbed graves incessantly, creating new relics. Very profitable. Sure, the bones are of Near Eastern origin
from the appropriate era. A lot of people lives and died in that time and place. Sometimes an appropriate grave was robbed through sheer circumstance.
It’ll be fun to see what mtDNA haplogroup this is though. “…a group most commonly found in the Near East.” Tell us more. The science here seems most precise.2
Via Bruce Sterling. Hell, this has been freaking me out a little and i’m fairly used to this stuff. From these .